April 25, 2017
Creaform stands out in Quebec’s business community by bringing home the Innovative manufacturer Investissement Quebec award.
Creaform, world leader in 3D portable metrology solutions and engineering services, is proud to be the recipient of L’ENVOL in the Innovative Manufacturer Investissement Québec—large enterprise category. Creaform received this honour at the 37th Edition of the most prestigious business competition in Quebec, Les Mercuriades, organized by the Fédération des chambres de commerce du Québec (FCCQ). The laureates were announced at the Soirée de gala which was held at the Palais des Congrès de Montréal on April 24th.
“We are proud to be the laureate of this prestigious award in the Innovative Manufacturer Investissement Québec category because innovation is at the heart of our DNA, it is an integrating part of our values and it gives us the opportunity to redefine the boundaries of our 3D universe by constantly pushing back the limits of technology”, says proudly Mr. Martin Lamontagne, Division Vice-President. "It’s thanks to our employees who also share these values as well as passion, engagement and teamwork that we are able to accomplish this success.”
Creaform is a fast-growing company and a leader in 3D scanning on the international market that distinguished itself thanks to its innovative products and processes in technology. It allows improvement of the quality and productivity of several industries, including the automotive, aerospace and consumer products. Creaform has the privilege to count on world leaders of these industries among its clients. Renown for its products’ style, ergonomics and functionalities, Creaform has won many design awards like the prestigious Red Dot: Best of the Best 2016 for the MetraSCAN 3D, the HandyPROBE and the C-Track as well as the Red Dot 2014 for the HandySCAN 3D.
Every year, Les Mercuriades celebrates local innovation, ambition, entrepreneurship and business achievement, as much for SME than for large enterprises. The competition’s laureates and finalists are generally inspiring role models for Quebec’s emerging professionals in its business and economic sectors. Throughout the years, the competition adapted itself to business communities’ economic reality and natural evolution and has built a well-established reputation.
Creaform develops, manufactures, and sells 3D portable measurement technologies and specializes in engineering services. The company offers innovative solutions, such as 3D scanning, reverse engineering, quality control, non-destructive testing, product development, and numerical simulation (FEA/CFD). Its products and services cater to a variety of industries, including automotive, aerospace, consumer products, heavy industries, healthcare, manufacturing, oil and gas, power generation, and research and education.
With headquarters and manufacturing operations in Lévis, Québec, Creaform operates innovation centers in Lévis and Grenoble, France, and has direct sales operations in the United States, France, Germany, Brazil, China, Japan, India, Korea and Singapore. Creaform is a unit of AMETEK Ultra Precision Technologies, a division of AMETEK Inc., a leading global manufacturer of electronic instruments and electromechanical devices, with annual sales of approximately $4.0 billion.